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phylloid

[fil-oid] /ˈfɪl ɔɪd/
adjective
1.
Origin of phylloid
1855-1860
1855-60; < New Latin phylloīdēs. See phyll-, -oid
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  • He was trying to classify a Cyatho phylloid coral which he had just had the luck to find.

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British Dictionary definitions for phylloid

phylloid

/ˈfɪlɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling a leaf
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